TITLE

Blockbuster eyeing big score on 'Monster' DVD

AUTHOR(S)
Netherby, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/26/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 65, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the rooting interest of retail leader Blockbuster in the success of the DVD version of the award-winning film "Monster". Role of Blockbuster subsidiary DEJ Productions as producing partner on the film; DVD and video distribution rights owned by DEJ; Appointment of Sony's Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment to handle domestic distribution for a broader retail reach.
ACCESSION #
12722510

 

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